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RUGBY on wheels

A winning season for NorCal Quakes Photos by Michelle Le Story by Sandy Brundage


he squeal of metal against metal, the smack of rubber against flesh: Murder was in the air as Kentucky hosted the national tournament of wheelchair rugby — dubbed “murderball” — on March 21. Visitors to Menlo Park’s Riekes Center would have recognized some of the faces mixing it up with the best of the best on the Louisville court. The nonprofit center provides workout facilities and helps fund-raise for the “NorCal Quakes,” which qualified for Nationals for the first time in about 10 years. The team finished the season with 28 wins and seven losses. Continued on next page

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“It gives me a little credibility, don’t it?” said Coach Reggie Richner, who came off the retirement bench to assist the Quakes. He’d made “a tough decision” to stop coaching after seeing the American rugby team through to victory in the 2000 Paralympics, and stayed out of the game until a neighbor coaxed him back into action this season. The team took fourth place in its division at Nationals — a solid performance that, nonetheless, left some disappointed. Coach Richner is already fired up for when the next season opens in September. “I’m very proud of the guys. Being among the best of the best got to us a little bit, maybe I didn’t prepare them well enough for that,” he said. The team, with some players injured and sick, wasn’t at full strength on the Kentucky

proving grounds. “Not to make excuses. I’ve got to come back and redeem myself too. Next year will be better.” The United States Quad Rugby Association’s rules seem simple enough: Score points by ferrying a ball across the opposition’s goal line on a regulation-size hardwood basketball court. All with some degree of quadriplegia, players are rated from 0.5 (limited use of arms and hands) to 3.5 (much greater use). Each coed team fields four members at a time, and their combined rating can’t exceed 8.0. The team with the most points at the end of four eight-minute quarters wins. Those rules translate into the action that earned the sport its murderous nickname: Think of a fast-moving mix of basketball and football, with a dash of demolition derby. Think jousting, with manually powered wheelchairs.

“It’s a full-contact sport. The chairs are built so you can smash into them over and over and over again,” said team cocaptain Grayson Holden. Although the trip to Nationals was the first for this particular

some. For somebody to compete at that high a level within a year out of rehab — it’s incredible. It just doesn’t happen like that.” The team welcomes new members of any ability level, Coach Richner said. Practice takes

‘Give them two minutes with another quad, and they learn so much more than at occupational therapy.’ COACH REGGIE RICHNER

group of players, some have played for years after discovering the “competitive world inside of disability,” as Mr. Holden put it. Recruited by a neighbor after finishing architecture school, he started five years ago. “It’s a time to change your brain,” he said. “You don’t have to think about anything beyond playing the game.” Others, like Brian Sperle, were fresh out of rehabilitation. Mr. Sperle hadn’t been on a plane since his injury before the trip to Nationals. “He was told not to play last year. They try to keep you out of that (kind of activity) for at least six to eight months, but Brian wasn’t having any of that,” Coach Richner said. “He worked out every day. He’s just awe-

ing people realize they can have opportunities.” Just don’t expect Coach Richner to go easy. “The coach is never happy,” he said, laughing, and then paused in a way that suggested he was mentally mapping out strategies for next season. While the wheelchairs absorb most of the beating, hands do sometimes get caught in wheels, and heads do, once in a great while, smack the ground. The coach suggests finding a courtside seat if murderball sounds too intense to try. “It’s the best spectator sport Continued on next page

place two to three times a week. Maybe the biceps or triceps muscles no longer work, but players learn to maximize what they do have. “They might see somebody who has less function than they do, but doing way more, and they want to know how. Give them two minutes with another quad, and they learn so much more than at occupational therapy.” While it is a no-holds-barred sport, the heart of quad rugby lies under the surface, according to the coach. “A lot of these guys work, they’ve got school or whatever. The beauty of it is that it’s not about the sport, but about getting people back into mainstream society, and help-

NORCAL QUAKES On the team: Earl Bowser Lauren Byrne Troy Davis Grayson Holden (co-captain) Chris Jones Chet Miller Ed Olsen Doug Ota Skye Parker Justin Patterson Scott Pope Reggie Richner (coach) Nick Smith Brian Sperle Steven Toyoji (co-captain) Alex Wegman

In top photo, NorCal Quakes quad rugby co-captain Steven Toyoji, from left, Chet Miller, Coach Reggie Richner and Earl Bowser take a break to talk about offensive plays during a practice at the Riekes Center. Above, team members listen to Coach Richner during practice at the Riekes Center. On previous page Scott Pope tries to get the ball from Steven Toyoji during a scrimmage at the Riekes Center. 30NThe AlmanacNTheAlmanacOnline.comNApril 16, 2014


Co-captain Steven Toyoji tosses the ball during a scrimmage at the Riekes Center. The nonprofit, based in Menlo Park, provides the quad rugby team with practice space and workout facilities, and helps raise money for travel expenses.

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there is. If you want to just sit down and watch a sport for the fun of it, you can’t beat wheelchair rugby.� He would know. When the sport debuted as a medal event at the 2000 Paralympics, the U.S. team edged out Australia 32-31 for the gold in front of a sold-out crowd.

WATCH THE VIDEO Visit to see a An audio slideshow of the Quakes at practice

N 2 0 1 3 - 1 4 S E A SON STATISTICS

Las Vegas: 1st place, 5 wins, 0 losses Best of the West in San Diego: 4th place, 2 wins, 3 losses Boise: 1st place, 5 wins, 0 losses Sacramento: 1st place, 5 wins, 0 losses University of Arizona: 1st place, 5 wins, 0 losses Sectionals (Seattle, WA): 2nd place, 4 wins, 1 loss Nationals (Louisville, KY): 4th place, 2 wins, 3 losses Overall record: 28 wins, 7 losses Scott Pope crashes into Chet Miller during a scrimmage.

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1VCMJD /PUJDFT 995 Fictitious Name Statement SKYLINE WINE CELLARS FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No.: 260039 The following person(s) is (are) doing business as: Skyline Wine Cellars, located at 5937 Alpine Road, Portola Valley, CA 94028; Mailing address: 3130 Alpine Road, #288-603, Portola Valley, CA 94028, San Mateo County. Registered owner(s): THOMAS FOGARTY WINERY, LLC 5660 Alpine Road Portola Valley, CA 94028 California This business is conducted by: A Limited Liability Company. The registrant commenced to transact business under the fictitious business name(s) listed herein on N/A. This statement was filed with the County Clerk-Recorder of San Mateo County on March 14, 2014. (ALM Mar. 26, Apr. 2, 9, 16, 2014)

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STATEMENT OF ABANDONMENT OF USE OF FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME File No. 252344 The following person(s)/entity (ies) has/ have abandoned the use of the fictitious business name(s): L PETER DEUTSCH The information given below is as it appeared on the fictitious business statement that was filed at the County Clerk-Recorderâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Office. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME(S): ALADDIN ENTERPRISES 203 Santa Margarita Ave. Menlo Park, CA 94025 FILED IN SAN MATEO COUNTY ON: September 18, 2012 REGISTRANTâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;S NAME(S): L PETER DEUTSCH 260 Appaloosa Trail Healdsburg, CA 95448 THIS BUSINESS WAS CONDUCTED BY: An Individual. This statement was filed with the County Clerk Recorder of San Mateo County on March 11, 2014. (ALM Mar. 26, Apr. 2, 9, 16, 2014) Springbok Coaching FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No.: 260065 The following person(s) is (are) doing business as: Springbok Coaching, located at 80 Ranch, Woodside, CA 94062, San Mateo County. Registered owner(s): DIANE ZOI 80 Ranch Road Woodside, CA 94062 This business is conducted by: An Individual. The registrant commenced to transact business under the fictitious business name(s) listed herein on N/A. This statement was filed with the County Clerk-Recorder of San Mateo County on March 17, 2014. (ALM Mar. 26, Apr. 2, 9, 16, 2014) NARRATIVE HISTORIES FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No.: 260100 The following person(s) is (are) doing business as: Narrative Histories, located at 872 College Ave., Menlo Park, CA 94025, San Mateo County. Registered owner(s): MARGARET MARKDASILVA 872 College Ave. Menlo Park, CA 94025 This business is conducted by: An Individual. The registrant commenced to transact business under the fictitious business name(s) listed herein on N/A. This statement was filed with the County Clerk-Recorder of San Mateo County on March 19, 2014. (ALM Mar. 26, Apr. 2, 9, 16, 2014) WOOD TREE WORKS FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No.: 259968 The following person(s) is (are) doing business as: Wood Tree Works, located at 1718 Hampton Ave., Redwood City, CA 94061, San Mateo County. Registered owner(s): SPENCE ST. MARTIN WOOD III 1718 Hampton Ave. Redwood City, CA 94061 This business is conducted by: An FILING YOUR FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT? We Offer Professional Help. ALMANAC â&#x20AC;˘ 223-6578.

Individual. The registrant commenced to transact business under the fictitious business name(s) listed herein on 1/1/2014. This statement was filed with the County Clerk-Recorder of San Mateo County on March 11, 2014. (ALM Apr. 2, 9, 16, 23, 2014) THAI ART OF MASSAGE FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No.: 260252 The following person (persons) is (are) doing business as: Thai Art of Massage, located at 3 W. 37th Ave., Suite 1, San Mateo, CA 94403, San Mateo County. Registered owner(s): VATCHE MARKARIAN 80 Raymond Ave. S.F., CA 94134 This business is conducted by: An Individual. The registrant commenced to transact business under the fictitious business name(s) listed herein on N/A. This statement was filed with the County Clerk-Recorder of San Mateo County on April 1, 2014. (ALM Apr. 9, 16, 23, 30, 2014) SAN REMO ITALIAN FOODS FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No.: 260206 The following person(s) is (are) doing business as: San Remo Italian Foods, located at 1152 San Carlos Avenue, San Carlos, CA 94070, San Mateo County; Mailing address: 25870 Westwind Way, Los Altos Hills, CA 94022 Registered owner(s): RAA, INC. 25870 Westwind Way Los Altos Hills, CA 94022 This business is conducted by: A Corporation. The registrant commenced to transact business under the fictitious business name(s) listed herein on 03/27/2014. This statement was filed with the County Clerk-Recorder of San Mateo County on March 27, 2014. (ALM Apr. 16, 23, 30, May 7, 2014) WE HANDLE ALL YOUR LEGAL PUBLISHING NEEDSs0UBLIC(EARING.OTICEs2ESOLUTIONSs "ID.OTICESs.OTICESOF0ETITIONTO!DMINISTER %STATE s ,IEN 3ALE s 4RUSTEES 3ALE 4(% !,-!.!##!,, 

MARICELAâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;S JANITORIAL SERVICES FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No.: 260299 The following Person(s) is (are) doing business as: Maricelaâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Janitorial Services, located at 1360 Henderson Ave., Menlo Park, CA 94025, San Mateo County. Is (Are) hereby registered by the following owner(s): MARICELA MUNOZ 1360 Henderson Ave. Menlo Park, CA 94025 This business is conducted by: An Individual. The registrant commenced to transact business under the fictitious business name(s) listed herein on 04/04/2014. This statement was filed with the County Clerk-Recorder of San Mateo County on April 4, 2014. (ALM Apr. 16, 23, 30, May 7, 2014)

997 All Other Legals NOTICE OF AVAILABLILITY MYRTLE L. ATKINSON FOUNDATION The Myrtle L. Atkinson Foundations report for 2013 will be on file at its office, 5 Pembroke Place, Menlo Park, for a period of 60 days. Anyone who is interested may call 858-367-8709 for an appointment to review it. (ALM Apr. 16, 2014) FILING YOUR FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT? We Offer Professional Help. ALMANAC â&#x20AC;˘ 223-6578.

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NEOLOGIAN FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No.: 260099 The following person (persons) is (are) doing business as: Neologian, located at 2141 Sterling Ave., Menlo Park, CA 94025, San Mateo County; Mailing address: P.O. Box 42, Menlo Park, CA 94026 Registered owner(s): CHAD S. MILLER 2141 Sterling Ave. Menlo Park, CA 94025 This business is conducted by: An Individual. The registrant commenced to transact business under the fictitious business name(s) listed herein on March 19, 2014. This statement was filed with the County Clerk-Recorder of San Mateo County on March 19, 2014. (ALM Mar. 26, Apr. 2, 9, 16, 2014)

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43 SNECKNER CT $3,950,000 Tuscan Villa bordered by Stanford Open Space; 3-levels, 5 bd, 4+ ba, Brazilian cherry wood floors, Loft library, home theater. Las Lomitas schools.

746 GAILEN AVE $2,078,000 Renovated Eichler with 4BR/2BA, formal DR, updated family kitchen & baths, lovely gardens with water features, 2 car garage with storage room.

65 SELBY LN $12,300,000 Exceptional 12,000 sqft home, infused w/ of-the-moment technology & sleek contemporary styling, offers the opportunity for modern executive living.

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180 HEATHER DR $3,795,000 Updated Ranch 4 bd/4ba in Lindenwood on .92 acre with pool and spa, 3 car garage, MP Schools.

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1307 UNIVERSITY AVE $3,499,000 Elegant Mediterranean home with exquisite architectural detailing. Large 15,000 sq. ft. lot. Family room and office. Separate cottage. Circa 1924.



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31 FAIRVIEW AV $12,950,000 Traditional elegance w/ 3-levels. 2-room office & connecting main-level master suite. Elevator, theater, lounge, fitness center and wine cellar.




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